Golf Specific Patents (Class D21/759)
  • Patent number: 10245476
    Abstract: A resilient face insert for a golf club head, preferably a putter head, is disclosed herein. In particular, the face insert comprises a plurality of hinge features spaced from a striking surface to ensure consistent ball speed across the striking surface. At least a portion of each hinge feature extends parallel to the striking surface without making contact with the striking surface. In the preferred embodiment, each hinge feature comprises a tab portion that is spaced from the striking surface by a stem portion and that extends parallel to the striking surface. The hinge features may be co-molded with a polymeric backing material having a plurality of parallel grooves in order to further improve performance of the face insert.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Craig E. Abbott, Augustin W. Rollinson, Patrick Dawson, Sean Toulon
  • Patent number: D834663
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Wee Joung Kim, Chris J. Wieland
  • Patent number: D834664
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Wee Joung Kim, Chris J. Wieland
  • Patent number: D834665
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Wee Joung Kim, Chris J. Wieland
  • Patent number: D834666
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Larry Tang
  • Patent number: D835739
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventor: Dabbs Clayton Long
  • Patent number: D837321
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: Acushnet Company
    Inventor: Don T. Cameron
  • Patent number: D837917
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventor: Mika Becktor
  • Patent number: D836175
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventor: Keith F. Dolezel
  • Patent number: D839977
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Augustin W. Rollinson, Patrick Dawson
  • Patent number: D840483
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Golf Tailor, LLC
    Inventor: Joshua M. Boggs
  • Patent number: D841751
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Satoko Tsuchihashi
  • Patent number: D842406
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Sean Toulon, Augustin W. Rollinson
  • Patent number: D842407
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Matt Kovacevich
  • Patent number: D842408
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Satoko Tsuchihashi
  • Patent number: D842954
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Philip G. Foster
  • Patent number: D845417
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventors: Patrick Ripp, Jeff D. Brunski
  • Patent number: D846052
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventor: Mika Becktor
  • Patent number: D846053
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventors: Mika Becktor, Keith Dolezel
  • Patent number: D846054
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: DUNLOP SPORTS CO. LTD.
    Inventor: Mika Becktor
  • Patent number: D847284
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Irina Ivanova
  • Patent number: D850551
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: PARSONS XTREME GOLF, LLC
    Inventors: Robert R. Parsons, Bradley D. Schweigert, Michael R. Nicolette
  • Patent number: D851720
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: Acushnet Company
    Inventor: Don T. Cameron
  • Patent number: D852306
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Inventor: Phillip Lapuz
  • Patent number: D855132
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Parsons Xtreme Golf, LLC
    Inventor: Bradley D. Schweigert
  • Patent number: D857136
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventors: Bradley C. Rice, Esteban Aguilar, Irina Ivanova
  • Patent number: D858670
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul M. Demkowski, Giancarlo Bruschi, Bill Price, Robert Nunez, Clay Long, Thomas Vu
  • Patent number: D858671
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Justin David Kleinert, Jared Guttmann, Robert Nunez, Joseph Henry Hoffman
  • Patent number: D858672
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Peter Barker, Brook Li, Giancarlo Bruschi, Paul M. Demkowski, Bill Price
  • Patent number: D859550
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D859551
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D859552
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Larry Tang
  • Patent number: D860363
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Christopher J. Harbert, Nathan T. Sargent, Justin D. Kleinert, Todd P. Beach, Brian Bazzel, Robert Nunez
  • Patent number: D860364
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Phillip Seagram, Mika Becktor, Keith Dolezel
  • Patent number: D861094
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Acushnet Company
    Inventor: Kevin Wolfe
  • Patent number: D861095
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Acushnet Company
    Inventor: Kevin Wolfe
  • Patent number: D861096
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Acushnet Company
    Inventor: Don T. Cameron
  • Patent number: D861097
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D861098
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D861812
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D861813
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Hajime Asatsuma
  • Patent number: D863481
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Yuki Shimahara
  • Patent number: D863482
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Callaway Golf Company
    Inventor: Larry Tang
  • Patent number: D864328
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Mika Becktor
  • Patent number: D865094
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Christopher John Harbert, Nathan T. Sargent, Justin David Kleinert, Todd P. Beach, Brian Bazzel, Robert Nunez
  • Patent number: D865887
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Vincent Greaney, Brian Bazzel
  • Patent number: D865888
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Vincent Greaney, Brian Bazzel
  • Patent number: D868187
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Inventor: Jacob Kaufman
  • Patent number: D869584
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Reeve Nielson, Christian Reber Wester, Craig Richard Slyfield, Rachel Elizabeth Gardner, Brian Bazzel, Robert Nunez
  • Patent number: D872203
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: Karsten Manufacturing Corporation
    Inventors: Martin R. Jertson, Ryan M. Stokke